Wine and Choc O – Saturday 14th December 2019 – Postponed

As a mark of respect to the death of club member Hilary Brennan, we are postponing this event to another time.

 

 

Our annual wine and chocolate orienteering this year is at Djouce Woods on Saturday 14th December. We will be using the middle car park with a 2:30pm mass start on a fun scatter course. Everyone is guaranteed to be a winner with chocolate and bottles of wine at each control.

Afterwards we have booked an area in the Enniskerry Inn with finger food and refreshments laid on by the club. The pub is booked from 4:30pm to …

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Hellfire Wood, Come & Try It, 17th November 2019

On Sunday the 17th of November 2019 Setanta Orienteers are hosting a Come and Try It event at Hellfire Wood.  The event will be signposted from Stocking Lane.


Start times will be between 11am-1pm and the courses will close at 3.00pm sharp.
There will be an early start time of 10:30am available for Scout Groups by arrangement. Contact 087 616 4244 or email setanta.orienteers@gmail.com

Parking around Hellfire Woods gets very congested every weekend so please car pool if you can and kindly follow the car parking marshals instructions, parking will be on forest road at top of Hellfire Woods car …

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Ballyward Leinster League 24/2/19

On the 24th of February 2019 Setanta Orienteers are hosting a Leinster League in Ballyward forest. Ballyward is a medium sized very runnable wood with a great mix of linear and point features, and without one single bramble. The map has been recently updated by Pat Healy. Some felling has taken place recently but it shouldn’t interfere with the courses. It will still be very runnable even with some felling.

Course details are;-
Brown 7.3km 180m climb 19 controls
Blue 5.8km 130m climb 15 controls
Green 5.0km 120m climb 15 controls
Light Green 3.9km 110m climb 10 controls
Red 3.8km …

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Ballinascorney Come & try it

Setanta Orienteers are hosting a non-league come and try it event at Ballinascorney Woods on Sunday 19th March. Start times between 11am and 1pm. Click this for Full Details Directions from the M50: Exit the M50 at Junction 12, Ballycullen and proceed in the direction of Oldbawn and Tallaght. Drive past 2 roundabouts and at the next crossroads turn left onto the R114 heading towards Bohernabreena. Stay on the R114 for around 4.5km then take the left turn at the Stone Cross and follow the road for another 2.1km until you reach the forest entrance on your left. Parking is available along this good forest road please follow the parking marshals instructions when locating a parking space. There are a small number of spaces available on the main road also so if parking there please leave gaps between the cars at regular intervals to ensure the free flowing of traffic. Google Directions Read more